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How Well Do Doctors Know Their Patients? Evidence from a Mandatory Access Prescription Drug Monitoring Program

Thomas C. Buchmueller, Colleen M. Carey, Giacomo Meille

NBER Working Paper No. 26159
Issued in August 2019

---- Acknowledgments ----

The authors are grateful to David Hopkins and Adam Berrones from KASPER and Amanda Garrett and Kara Slusser from INSPECT for assistance in accessing the data and understanding the details of the Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs in Kentucky and Indiana. We thank Mike Mei for sharing ARCOS data. Jamie Fogel, Rebecca Haffajee, Bernardo Modenesi, Anita Mukherjee, Edward Norton, Adam Sacarny, and seminar participants at University of Michigan provided helpful comments. The authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.

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